Dr. Teemu Leppänen is currently university lecturer with the Center for Ubiquitous Computing. His teaching activities include embedded systems programming for IoT, computer systems and distributed systems. His research interests include Internet of Things edge and mist computing, with focus on distributed AI methods and solutions. Another topic in his research is building real-world IoT applications and systems in smart urban environments. Since 2010, he has participated in 16 regional, national and international research projects, funded by national organizations and the European Union, with partners in EU, Japan and China. He has visited the Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 2012-2013 and the University of Calabria, Italy, in 2019. He has authored ~60 peer-reviewed articles in journals, research books and international conferences, where he has received three best paper awards. He is Senior Member of IEEE.
Professional and community activities
- Senior Member of IEEE
- Center for Ubiquitous Computing
Institure of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo, Japan– 1.10.2012 to 30.9.2013
Research focusing on participatory sensing and mobile computing (Academy of Finland - Researcher Mobility)
University of Calabria, Italy– 1.4.2019 to 30.6.2019
Research focusing on modeling edge computing systems and services.